Chris Evangelista on 08/08/2020

‘The One and Only Ivan’ Featurette Promises Plenty of Famous Voices

The One and Only Ivan is the latest Disney flick that was originally intended for theaters only to end up on Disney+. Based (loosely) on a true story, the star-studded family is about a 400-pound silverback gorilla who sounds exactly like Sam Rockwell, and also has a talent for drawing. Blending liv

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Chris Evangelista on 08/07/2020

Ben Affleck to Direct ‘The Big Goodbye’, About the Making of ‘Chinatown’

The Big Goodbye, the excellent, recently-published book about the making of 1974’s Chinatown, is headed to the screen. Ben Affleck will return to the director’s chair to helm the project, and he’ll write the script, too. Lorne Michaels (yes, that Lorne Michaels) is producing. This is sure to be a hi

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Chris Evangelista on 08/07/2020

‘Star Trek’ Reboot From Noah Hawley is Now On Hold

Noah Hawley‘s Star Trek movie, which isn’t to be confused with the long-delayed Star Trek 4, is now on hold. Paramount actually has three different Trek movies on the backburner: Star Trek 4, the Star Trek movie that Quentin Tarantino was going to direct, and Hawley’s movie. The fate of all three re

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Chris Evangelista on 08/07/2020

Martin Scorsese Will Shoot ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ in February 2021

The behind-the-scenes saga of Martin Scorsese‘s Killers of the Flower Moon has been a bit of rollercoaster. The pic, based on the true story of a series of murders of wealthy Osage people in the early 1920s, was originally set up at Paramount and was supposed to start shooting in March 2020. Of cour

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Peter Sciretta on 08/07/2020

Water Cooler: Host, Lovecraft Country, The Rental, Black is King, An American Pickle, Ip Man 4, The Secret Garden, Into the Unknown, Muppets Now, Speed Cubers, 21 Chump Street, Love On The Spectrum

On the August 7, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.At The Water Co

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Hoai-Tran Bui on 08/07/2020

‘Friends’ Reunion Special Stuck in Second Gear, is Delayed Again By HBO Max

HBO Max will have to pivot to a new release date for the Friends reunion special — again. The highly-anticipated unscripted Friends reunion special, which is set to bring back the hit sitcom’s original cast members Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc, and Matt

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Ben Pearson on 08/07/2020

‘One Perfect Shot’ TV Series Coming to HBO Max with Ava DuVernay Narrating

One Perfect Shot, the Twitter account which celebrates iconic moments of cinematography in films and TV shows, soon might be able to have the meta experience of sharing a photo from its own show.HBO Max has greenlit a new documentary series inspired by the account, which will give directors the visu

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